RJIS opts for Advent's Portfolio Exchange and Moxy systems

Raymond James Investment Services (RJIS) is looking to improve its front and middle office operational efficiency by implementing Advent's Portfolio Exchange and Moxy solutions. »

Hedge fund inflows hit USD58.7bn in Q2

The hedge fund industry continued to see near-record inflows of new money in the second quarter of 2007, adding USD58.7 billion in assets during the period, according to data released toda »

NATIXIS expands US asset management business

NATIXIS Asset Management US Group is to acquire Gateway Investment Advisers, a Cincinnati-based investment manager with USD7.5 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2007), in »

HFR introduces indices designed to track the performance of hedge funds investing in Asia

Hedge Fund Research Inc (HFR) has introduced five new indices designed to track the performance of hedge funds investing in Asian markets. »

Wood Creek Capital Management names Glenn Pease as CFO

Glenn H Pease has joined Wood Street Capital Management as Chief Financial Officer. »

Former SEC commissioner joins Cornell's offshore board of directors

Former SEC commissioner Richard Y Roberts has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Cornell Capital Partners Offshore, a private investment firm specialising in structured finance an »

Lyxor Asset Management moves into Japan

Lyxor Asset Management Japan Co, a wholly owned subsidiary of Société Générale, has obtained a license to conduct investment trust management services in Japan. »

Exotix places Ghanaian bank debt

Securities firm Exotix has successfully placed USD 60 million in eighteen-month tenor Promissory Notes (P/N) guaranteed per Aval by National Investment Bank (NIB) of Ghana. »

Société Générale Index launches new index based on the global security sector

Société Générale Index (SGI) has launched SGI Global Security, a benchmark of the security sector worldwide. »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: More bad news from Bear

Bear Stearns was the bearer of more bad news last week. Investors in its High-Grade Structured Credit Strategies Fund shouldn't have any hope of recovering much of their money. »

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